Spanish superstar Alejandro Sanz is one of the biggest names in Latin music, and thanks to a Berklee connection dozens of students got the opportunity to perform in and produce a video featuring his latest hit, “La Música No Se Toca.”
On March 2, Berklee will host the 45th annual High School Jazz Festival, the largest high school jazz competition in the United States. More than 200 bands and vocal ensembles featuring 3,000 students will compete for $175,000 in scholarships to Berklee's Five-Week Summer Performance Program.
Berklee College of Music, the only college to host an official party at the SXSW Music and Media Conference—one of the music industry’s biggest events—presents its annual SXSW Party on Friday, March 15, from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Brush Square Park (East Tent), in Austin, Texas.
Renowned drummer, composer, producer, and Berklee professor Terri Lyne Carrington presents a concert celebrating her new album Money Jungle: Provocative in Blue. The album—released the week of the concert—is the follow-up to her Grammy Award-winning album The Mosaic Project.
The all-star student cast will be led by professor Jetro Da Silva, a longtime pianist, arranger, and friend of Whitney Houston. Guests will include Houston's nephew Gary Michael Houston, background singer Shalotte Gibson, disco/R&B singer and actress Melba Moore, and TV and movie actress Janet Hubert.
Berklee College of Music, the world’s premier learning lab for contemporary music, and Walters-Storyk Design group, renowned for its work on studios for Jimi Hendrix, Alicia Keys, and Bob Marley, today announced the completion of a cutting edge recording/teaching complex at Berklee’s Valencia campus.